The number of HNWIs in the world increased 8.3 percent in 2006 to 9.5 million and the number of ultra high net worth individuals (Ultra-HNWIs2) grew by 11.3 percent to 94,970.
HNWI financial wealth is expected to reach US$51.6 trillion by 2011, growing at an annual rate of 6.8%.
USA has 2.92 million HNWI ($1 million in liquid assets)
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|5||3||2||US$30B+ Forbes list (which mainly catches owners|
|67||49||32||US$10B+ of public assets, can underestimate some|
|167||124||102||US$5B+ like CTO of Cisco, who may be billionaire|
|946||793||691||US$1B+ from cisco stock + large startup positions)|
|9400||8200||7500||US$160M+ (my own estimate)|
|95,000||85400||77500||US$30M+ (UHNW, ultra high net worth class)|
|(e)930,000||820000||745000||US$5 to 30M|
|8.6M||7.8M||7.4M||US$1-5M Global number, US number 33% (2.6 million)|
|9.5M||8.7M||8.2M||US$1M+ Global number, US number 33% ( 2.6 million)|
|~26M||~24M||~22M||US$500K-1M doesn’t include primary residence, (estimate)|
For the 5 million net worth level, estimates for household net worth at this level or higher is about 1.14 million (Spectrem) in the US alone. So about 3 million worldwide.
Global direct real estate transaction volumes reached US$682 billion in 2006, up 38 percent from 2005.
Sources of wealth for the rich and how much money it takes to be rich
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